Baseball celebrates opening of new training center

01.25.2017 | By Amanda Fenwick

HOUSTON - The San Jacinto College baseball team celebrated the opening of a new training center with a ribbon cutting and reception to recognize and thank individuals and businesses who helped make the facility possible.

Donors include the Andy Pettitte Family, the Matt Albers Family, the Jesse Crain Family, the Lucas Luetge Family, RNA Mechanical, Weaver Electric, the Law Offices of Manuel E. Solis P.C., Durotech, Inc., Siemens, Texan Floor Service, McCorvey Sheet Metal Works, Dailey Electric, Rizzo & Associates, Alpha Electric Company and Traylor Mechanical.

Pictured left to right at the ribbon cutting on Friday, Feb. 13, are: San Jacinto College Baseball Head Coach Tom Arrington, Manuel E. Solis P.C., San Jacinto College Board of Trustees Secretary John Moon Jr., San Jacinto College Board of Trustees Chairman Dan Mims, San Jacinto College Chancellor Dr. Brenda Hellyer, Andy Pettitte, Lucas Luetge, San Jacinto College Foundation Executive Director Ruth Keenan, and Randy Weaver.

See the full photo gallery from the ribbon cutting.


About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Top 10 finalist and an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Approximately 30,000 students each semester benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers seven areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to a four-year college or university or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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